Community Pulse is the spot for Developer Relations and Community professionals who are looking for information on building technical communities. Community Builders and DevRel veterans Jason Hand, Mary Thengvall, and PJ Hagerty interview experts in the field of Developer Relations and Community Leadership on a broad range of topics related to building community.

Jason Hand

Jason Hand

Mary Thengvall

Mary Thengvall

PJ Hagerty

PJ Hagerty

Latest Episode

After Pulse: What's in a Name?

Posted on Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
PJ, Jason, and Mary recap the conversation with Bear Douglas and Jeremy Meiss. They touch on how the growth of the industry has impacted Developer Relations job titles as well as salaries before meandering into personal brand. At the end of the day, is it really our job title that matters or is it more about how we interact with others? Read More

#DevRelsFTW

Posted on Monday, Apr 11, 2016

Jason Yee, PJ Hagerty, and Carina C. Zona join us to talk through some of the prevalent struggles in community management. Trust us – you’ll simply want to listen.

The Community for Community Professionals

Posted on Saturday, Jan 30, 2016

CMX is the community for community professionals. We talk to David Spinks and Carrie Jones about the future of community professionals.

Metrics: Arch Nemesis of the Community Builder

Posted on Friday, Dec 18, 2015

Metrics tend to be the community builder’s arch nemesis. In this episode, Jason and Mary sit down with community folks from Keen and Bitergia.

Andrew Hyde: Pursue Your Passions

Posted on Tuesday, Sep 29, 2015

Community builder and organizer Andrew Hyde talks about how to pursue your passions in this episode of Community Pulse.

Jono Bacon: Father of Community

Posted on Tuesday, Sep 29, 2015

Jason and Mary talk to Jono Bacon about the difference between ‘read’ and ‘write’ communities. We also cover how difficult (and important!) it is for us to define our role, how to deal with our harshest critics, and more.